Martha Washington Geranium



The Martha Washington Geranium is also known as the Regal Geranium. It is a tropical annual that produces blooms that range from pink to lavender. This type of geranium will bloom repeatedly during the growing season. To enjoy the most blooms from your Martha Washington Geranium, keep it in temperatures of 50 to 60 degrees at night. Prune the plant to encourage bushiness by pinching off new growth periodically. When planting outside, a partially shaded location is best, to protect it from the hottest summer heat.

Plant Details


Latin Name:
Pelargonium domesticum
Plant Type:
Care :
Best planted in a loose, well-drained, mildly acidic soil mix.
Light Requirements:
  • Full Sun
  • Partial Sun
  • Partial Shade
Compact, bushy habit.
Plant Height:
12-24 inches
Plant Width:
12 inches
Green, crinckled leaves.
Blooms in shades of purple, pink, red, magenta, white throughout the season.
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Special Features:
  • Deer Resistant
  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Shade Tolerant
  • Container Use